Philippe
Dupont

Partner, Chairman

Philippe Dupont is a Founding Partner and Chairman of Arendt & Medernach.

He is a member of both the Bank Lending & Structured Finance and the Banking & Financial Services practices of Arendt & Medernach. He specialises in banking and finance with a focus on bank regulatory, lending, structured finance, securities settlement and litigation in finance matters.  

He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 1986 and is chairing the working group on credit activities at the level of the Haut Comité de la Place Financière (HCPF).

Philippe was a member of the Luxembourg delegation and of the drafting group of the Unidroit Convention on substantive rules for intermediated securities and of the Luxembourg Protocol to the Convention on international interests in mobile equipment on matters specific to railway rolling stock. He was also a member of various expert groups set up by the European Commission. 

He is a Conciliator and Arbitrator at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Philippe holds a Master's degree in law from the Université de Paris (France) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (U.K.).

Languages: English, French, German, Luxembourgish.

07/07/2020
MiFID II: Third country (national) regime – a first list of "equivalent" jurisdictions and territorial scope clarification by the CSSF

On 1st July 2020, the CSSF released its Circular 20/743, thereby partially amending Circular letter 19/716. On the same day, the CSSF also enacted Regulation CSSF 20-02, thereby setting up a first list of "equivalent" jurisdictions under the national third country regime (1).

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02/04/2020
Renewal of the governance of the law firm Arendt & Medernach 2020

As is the case every three years, the partners of Arendt & Medernach have decided on the new governance of the law firm.
Philippe Dupont and Claude Niedner have been elected as Chairmen of the firm.
Jean-Marc Ueberecken has been re-elected Managing Partner.

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